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Francesca's Espresso Bar - CLOSED

564 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3717
+1 617-482-9026
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good21%
  • Average44%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
6 Aug 2013
“Great Variety”
21 Jan 2013
“Sandwiches good....staff seemed stoned”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Cafe
$$ - $$$
564 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3717
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

I ate here twice during my stay. The breakfast is huge. The quality of the food is good. It's fast but not greasy. There are public washrooms. The service was friendly. The price is good (about $8 per meal). I would go back.

Thank jdmalawi
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Had trouble finding an open not too expensive cafe for lunch on a Saturday in the South End and happened into Francesca's. We waited quite a while to be greeted and then again once we were ready to order. the place was a little busy...More

Thank lesliefk
Reviewed 16 January 2013

My friend and I just needed a quick sandwich before heading off to catch a movie. The food was hot and well presented - I chose the tuna melt - and arrived promptly. The African American waitress at Francesca's was quick, super polite and friendly...More

Thank TrevorHall
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Super sandwich, salad and coffee bar. Ate there several times. Pleasant staff and everything made fresh to order. Good value too.

Thank ChairmanPreston
Reviewed 10 January 2012

The food is good: the wait staff and counter staff has been one of the worst in Boston for 20 years almost now... believe me I have lived and been a patron since it opened.

Thank cajhouse
Reviewed 3 January 2012

We ate breakfast here every morning... fortunately we found it the first one! It was GREAT! In addition to plenty of yummy and healthy breakfast / lunch options, they have lots of specialty coffees and hot chocolates served in giant cups (practically bowls)! Not to...More

Thank OrlandoShadyLady
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Stopped in with friends for a quick lunch. The location on Tremont is convenient and the prices are quite good, but the food is just average and the service is very slow. There seemed to be only one waiter for the entire place. I had...More

Thank 2dtrav
Reviewed 29 August 2010

The croud is great and the staff is very laid back.

Thank mealmaker
Reviewed 4 June 2009

It's a really cute space in a great location. Window seats are great for people watching. The wait staff are usually pretty friendly by Boston standards. Their coffee has had inconsistant quality, though. The breakfast fare has always been enjoyable, especially the "Eggopolis".

1  Thank Mass_Traveler2007
Reviewed 17 November 2008

What a disappointment! Fracesca's is a great little location in the South End. Usually has a pretty decent crowd, and is one of the only pure coffee shops (ok, Starbucks is nearby) in the area with any space. I keep going back because I want...More

Thank parkerhbljones
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  • Address: 564 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3717
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-482-9026
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